Preschoolers love crafts, and they are even better when the craft becomes something to play with afterwards. I especially love cardboard tube crafts because they are fun and cheap. This toilet paper tube octopus is a fun preschooler craft for summer or anytime. Cardboard Tube Octopus Craft Materials Needed: Empty Toilet Paper Roll (or cardboard tube cut to the same […]
Bottle caps, cardboard tubes, broken toys, and colored sand that spilled from a broken sand art craft made at a festival. Those are just a few of the items in the bottom drawer of our craft stand. Yep, I’m a bit of a craft hoarder. But that colored sand made a beautiful spider web […]
My daughter is getting into Polly Pockets lately. I originally wanted to wait until she was 4 (all those small pieces!), but Grandma surprised her with a couple when we went to Florida. Thankfully she has been happy with the ones she has, but Polly and friends can only play on little brother’s car garage […]
One Mommy is thrifty, so store brand cereals are what the kids get. When I came home with our store brand version of Lucky Charms I saw a couple cool craft ideas on the box. Bonus! With the heat index rising above 100 degrees, doing a craft this morning sounded like a good idea.
I admit it, I haven’t done a lot of crafts with the kids lately. I really would like to change that; it just seems with summer the crafts haven’t been high on my priority list. But this craft is a quick and easy one, perfect for the summer sunshine! I have to thank my mom […]